The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 82 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 19 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.67% 1.89% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.31% 11.82% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 6
Average salary £33,250 £42,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.76% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 203 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.89% 16.02% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 229 179 147
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Kent

Wireless
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +20 5 £14,000 -37.77%
Faversham - 4 £35,000 -
Maidstone +14 3 £42,500 +26.35% 1
West Malling -3 3 £24,000 -43.52%
Stansted - 1 £25,000 -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 46 (82.14%) Firewall
2 43 (76.79%) Windows
3 34 (60.71%) MS Exchange
4 31 (55.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (48.21%) Active Directory
6 25 (44.64%) Windows 7
7 24 (42.86%) WAN
7 24 (42.86%) Cisco
7 24 (42.86%) ITIL
8 22 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (23.21%) VMware
9 13 (23.21%) CCNP
9 13 (23.21%) CCNA
9 13 (23.21%) LAN
10 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 12 (21.43%) VPN
10 12 (21.43%) VLAN
11 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
11 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (19.64%) SAN
11 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (17.86%) Citrix
12 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
12 10 (17.86%) VoIP
13 9 (16.07%) HP
13 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
13 9 (16.07%) Finance
13 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (16.07%) F5
13 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.57%) IIS
7 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
3 7 (12.50%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (82.14%) Firewall
2 24 (42.86%) WAN
3 13 (23.21%) LAN
4 12 (21.43%) VPN
4 12 (21.43%) VLAN
5 11 (19.64%) SAN
6 10 (17.86%) VoIP
7 8 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (8.93%) ADSL
9 4 (7.14%) Broadband
9 4 (7.14%) WLAN
9 4 (7.14%) DNS
9 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.36%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.36%) TACACS
10 3 (5.36%) DHCP
11 2 (3.57%) MPLS
12 1 (1.79%) OSPF
12 1 (1.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Advertising
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) IT Support
2 17 (30.36%) Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) Support Engineer
4 13 (23.21%) Network Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Junior
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Network Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) CSS
1 1 (1.79%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) iPhone
2 4 (7.14%) iPad
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.79%) PDA
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) VHDL
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (76.79%) Windows
2 31 (55.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (44.64%) Windows 7
4 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.79%) Android
8 1 (1.79%) Linux
8 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 6 (10.71%) ETL
4 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.57%) Network Design
5 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.57%) Change Management
5 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.79%) CAD
6 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.79%) Network Management
6 1 (1.79%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) C
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
1 2 (3.57%) Assembly Language
1 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (23.21%) CCNP
2 13 (23.21%) CCNA
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.29%) MCSE
5 6 (10.71%) MCITP
6 5 (8.93%) Degree
6 5 (8.93%) MCP
6 5 (8.93%) HNC
6 5 (8.93%) HND
6 5 (8.93%) A+ Certification
7 3 (5.36%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.57%) CCDA
9 1 (1.79%) CCDP
9 1 (1.79%) CCA
9 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.79%) MCSA
9 1 (1.79%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (48.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.29%) XenApp
4 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.79%) Firmware
6 1 (1.79%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 6 (10.71%) ZABBIX
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Cisco
2 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (17.86%) Citrix
5 9 (16.07%) HP
5 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
5 9 (16.07%) F5
6 8 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 7 (12.50%) Neolane
8 6 (10.71%) ProCurve
8 6 (10.71%) Apple
8 6 (10.71%) Veeam
9 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
10 4 (7.14%) AirMagnet
10 4 (7.14%) Avaya
11 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (5.36%) Dell
11 3 (5.36%) ExactTarget
12 2 (3.57%) Atmel
13 1 (1.79%) Meru Networks
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